new "over 35" thread - page 9
Hi all, I was just thinking that the other thread for those of us over 35 was getting a bit long so I figured it would be a good idea to start a new one. We may get even more people to join in if... Read More
Jun 10, '03Occupation: full time mom Joined: Jun '03; Posts: 3Yes they are a joy and a handful! Sometimes I don't know who is
in charge around here. I will just have to study for the PSB test as that is the only determining factor at my local school. GPA doesn't count for anything here. Have a wonderful day!
Jun 10, '03Occupation: hospital and pediatric home care Joined: Jun '03; Posts: 13Originally posted by SomedayANurse
I took some classes 11 years ago and again 6 years ago but now have to retake most of them.
Jun 10, '03Occupation: full time mom Joined: Jun '03; Posts: 3:hatparty: Thanks for the encouragement Gotzfaith! I need it. The funny thing is I'm more afraid of taking English comp than
any other courses! My vocabulary has been reduced to baby
talk for so many years. Good luck on your RN, that is where I see myself in the future....
Jun 11, '03Occupation: Med-Surg RN, BSN Joined: May '03; Posts: 4Was 38 when started ADN program. Graduated 1999 and finished up BSN at 41. Better older and a RN than just older! Good luck to all who are back in school, you CAN do it! You are never too old to learn and will probably find out that you are a much more focused student now than when you were younger and certainly more than most of the "traditional" students.
Jun 11, '03Occupation: Part-time waitress until I finish school. Full-time mom Joined: Jun '03; Posts: 312; Likes: 4Gosh, I liked that line: Better older and an RN than just older. That was great, CrisBirm.....should be a bumper sticker, you know?
I'm turning 40 in August, the same month I start Nursing I. If (WHYYYYY do I say "If"..."When", right, When!) I survive the next two years I'll be done and......OMG......A NURSE!!!